Rahu and Ketu are two shadow planets that hold great significance in Vedic Astrology. They do not possess any physical existence and are ever retrograde in their motion. They change sign every 18 months and can bring definite changes during transits. On August 18, 2017, Rahu will transit to Cancer sign in Ashlesha Nakshatra. Ketu will transit to Capricorn in Dhanistha Nakshatra. The shadow planets Rahu and Ketu are referred to as lunar nodes- most malefic forces in the horoscope. They indicate past life karma and how one experiences it in the present life. Rahu is a shadow planet with a powerful impact on human lives. Rahu is the North Node capable of generating interest in worldly comforts and materialistic pleasures. Ketu is the South Node, enhances your spiritual interests and pursuits. Both these planets alter the way you think and perceive when they occupy a dominating position in your horoscope.
RAHU-KETU TRANSIT 2017 FORECAST FOR LIBRA MOON SIGN
Rahu will transit through 10th House For Libra Moon, Rahu’s transit in Cancer will be happening in the 10th house from your Moon Sign. The effects of the transit can be seen in your workplace, in other words, your area of work. You can expect job opportunities abroad during this period. You may undertake a lot of traveling related to your career. You will receive surprising news about your promotion in your career. There may be chances to prove your abilities and capabilities in work and this may keep you ahead of your colleagues. It is important to be watchful over your attitude and approach as it may lead to your downfall. Being patient could help you overcome hurdles and challenges. Your financial position might suffer during Rahu’s Transit as you will witness unforeseen expenses. Rahu in 10th house is a period where you have to be very careful in matters of your career and profession. Avoid taking impulsive decisions as it may adversely affect you.
Ketu will transit through 4th House Ketu Transit in Capricorn through 4th house from your Moon can be a period of moderate results. You tend to show your commitment and sincerity in your work. You develop deep passion to enhance your knowledge and learn a lot. You will show great interest in reading books. It will be a period where you will earn name and fame through your hard work and dedication. Tranquility and serenity will be hard to find during this period. Avoid stress and depression through practice of yoga and transcendental meditation. You need to take good care of your parents’ health. There may be chances to spend a lot towards their health. Increase in expenditure may concern you. Conflicts might be seen with your family members. Relations may get strained with them. Atmosphere at home will not be pleasant. While undertaking journeys, you need to be very careful and take all kinds of precautions to avoid any sort of bad happenings.
Remedies: Propitiate Rahu and Ketu by performing Archana (light and sound ceremony), Abishekam (hydration ceremony), Homa (fire rituals) and Pooja (offerings) to get relief from afflictions due to transits and seek good results from Rahu and Ketu. Participation in the rituals attract beneficial blessings of the shadow planets.